My son's occupational therapist, Kimberly Kubistek, is on the board of DDR, and she gave me the courage to start sharing with others what my son and I have experienced with sensory processing disorder
com and for more information on Sensory Processing Disorder
The SOR scale was developed by cross-referencing two clinically respected sources (Dunn, 1999; Miller, 2006) and reviewed by two sensory processing disorder
experts for validity.
With the appointment of Dick Layton, the STAR Institute is moving ahead with its newly defined vision of a world in which everyone with Sensory Processing Disorder
and feeding disorders receive support and services that lead to enjoying a meaningful and fulfilled life.
However, individuals diagnosed with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Sensory Processing Disorder
(SPD) have difficulty processing and interpreting sensory input due to neurological differences which affect their day-to-day activities.
Her son Kalel, four, has Sensory Processing Disorder
, a condition where sensory signals don't get organised into appropriate responses, making it difficult to act upon information received through the senses.
Now a pupil at All Saint's Academy, in Ingleby Barwick, Ellis was later also diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome - a form of autism - and sensory processing disorder
, and is now getting the help he needs thanks to Carol.
Simple Low-Cost Games and Activities for Sensorimotor Learning: A Sourcebook of Ideas for Young Children Including Those With Autism, ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder
, and Other Learning Differences
Sensational kids: Hope and help for children with sensory processing disorder
(SPD), New York: G.
The 34 chapters cover the concept of wellness, spinal subluxation, diagnostic imaging, and spinal examination and specific adjustments, then assessment and treatments for pregnancy and newborns; neurological disorders; neuro-orthopedics, including scoliosis; primary care, including pediatric nutrition, vaccination, and children and car accidents; adolescent health; and specialty practices and techniques, such as for sensory processing disorder
, neurodevelopmental disorders, motor disorders, and craniosacral therapy.
I'm Not Weird, I Have SPD" is an explanatory manual about kids (and parents of kids) who have Sensory Processing Disorder
for kids age 5-8.
Supporting Your Child with Sensory Processing Disorder
- Betsy LaCroix, occupational therapist and parent of a child with sensory processing differences, will give a free talk at 6:30 p.